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Attacks on Emergency workers

AN MP who secured backing for a Police Covenant is hoping tougher sentences for anyone who assaults an emergency worker will be included – to provide justice for more than 700 paramedics, police officers and firefighters across Cheshire attacked last year.

Esther fights for Police Covenant

Demands by Tatton MP Esther McVey the next Prime Minister commits to giving Cheshire Police officers a guarantee in law they will be looked after both in and out of the job is attracting widespread support in Westminster.

Update on Northern Rail and Strike Action

Tatton MP Esther McVey writes 'The Managing Director of Northern Rail has just written to update me on the strike action afflicting rail services across the region. I thought you would be interested in what he says;